CBC Paralegal entries win top prize, earn top three distinguished
advocate awards, and the professionalism award.
TORONTO, Nov. 26, 2013 /CNW/ - Canadian Business College, one of Ontario's premier private career colleges, is pleased to
announce they have won the Paralegal Society of Ontario's (PSO) First Annual Student Moot Competition. Four students from Canadian
Business College's Paralegal Program competed against their peers from
top public colleges in Ontario and captured the 1st place team award.
The competition was held on November 23rd and 24th at Humber College's
Lakeshore campus in Toronto.
"Winning the First Annual Paralegal Society of Ontario Student Moot
Competition is a tremendous success for Canadian Business College,"
said Jeffrey Nicholson, In-House Counsel and Paralegal Program Director
at Canadian Business College. Mr. Nicholson also served as team coach.
"The win demonstrates the strength of our Paralegal Program and the
commitment of our students, faculty and staff. I'm extremely pleased
and proud of the results."
In addition to taking first place in the team competition, three of the
four Canadian Business College students saw their hard work and
dedication rewarded by earning four of the competition's prestigious
individual awards. They include:
Royce Calverley - Distinguished Advocate Award, 1st place
Olivia Ho - Distinguished Advocate Award, 2nd place
Kristina Gavrilenko - Distinguished Advocate Award, 3rd place
Royce Calverley - Professionalism Award
"We provide our students with the knowledge, skills and mentorship that
will help them find the jobs they want and allow them to succeed in the
competitive legal world," adds John Nelson, President and CEO. "Our
program is taught by practicing lawyers, judges, immigration
consultants and paralegals - winning the PSO's Inaugural Moot
Competition demonstrates the competitive edge we offer."
Canadian Business College's 52-week Paralegal Program is accredited by
the Law Society of Upper Canada. The college offers day and evening
classes to students at its Toronto, Mississauga and Scarborough Campus
About Canadian Business College
Incorporated in 1992, the Canadian Business College ("CBC") is an
award-winning Private Career College that offers a broad range of
professional training and diploma programs in accounting, business,
law, IT, digital media, child care, and health care. CBC offers
day-time and evening courses through its three campuses in Toronto,
Scarborough and Mississauga. Recent awards include (i) Gold Consumers Choice Award for Business Colleges in Toronto (1997-2006), (ii) Gold Consumers Choice Award for Computer Training in Toronto (2010-2012)
and, (iii) TopChoice Award for Business Schools in the GTA (2011-2012).
Learn more about Canadian Business College at www.canadianbusinesscollege.com or on Facebook.com/canadianbusinesscollege, Twitter.com/canbizcollege and Linkedin.com/company/canadian-business-college.
SOURCE: Canadian Business College
For further information:
Michael Oksinski, Canadian Business College, 416-925-9929, firstname.lastname@example.org